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We truly cannot afford the time to wait for this invention and production. We need solar powered solutions all over the place. If it takes Ford Motor Company to pioneer it, so be it. If it takes Apple Computer’s acquiring Tesla, so be it. Let’s get moving.

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America’s energy strategy under the Obama administration has us waiting for 40 years to move away from petroleum. Republicans will have us sinking into the tar pits before they ever consider the move.

America, and the world, needs transformation now, not later.

To catalyze and propel sustainable economies, the world needs inventions, and lots of them. We need to pioneer breakthroughs in storage technology and power production and distribution. We must purge the convoluted capitalists whose prosperity depends upon fossil fuels. Get them out of the political stream and let inventor and innovators in.

As Howard Hughes once said, “It’s the way of the future.” If government had the correct policy, we would have solar powered cars.

“Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Plans To Release Solar Hybrid Concept Car

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Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) surged 0.45% in premarket trading on Firday as it plans to posts at this month’s International CES gadget show a solar-powered perception car that offers the similar performance as a plug-in hybrid but with no the require for a plug.

The firm declared that the C-MAX Solar Energi Concept car uses a gasoline engine mutual with a gizmo that acts similar to a magnifying glass to concentrate the sun’s rays on the vehicle’s roof-mounted solar panels. The automaker declares the vehicle’s anticipated combined city-highway mileage is 100 miles (160 kilometers) per gallon.

As the concerns of stock market, Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) stock in last session held volume of 31.54 million shares as compare to its average volume of 42.92 million shares. The stock after opening at $15.42 hit high price of $15.45 and then closed at $15.44 by scoring +0.06%.

The revenue measures, generated revenue of 146.31 billion in the following twelve months income of $5.71 billion. The Company showed a positive 4.70% in the net profit margin and in addition to in its operating margin which remained 4.70%. Company’s annual sales growth for the past five year was -4.50%.

The U.S. automaker declares that by using solar power as an alternative of an electric plug, a typical owner will cut their annual greenhouse gas emissions by four metric tons. The firm declares it sold about 85,000 hybrid or electric vehicles in 2013, comprising 6,300 units of its C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid. The sun-ray concentrator was expanded by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology as well as uses what is recognized as a Fresnel lens, which concentrates light other than can be made thinner than a conventional lens. Ford declared that a full day of sunshine is equivalent to a four-hour battery charge, or 8 kilowatts.”

http://www.emarketsdaily.com/ford-motor-company-nysef-plans-to-release-solar-hybrid-concept-car/184261/

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